Appetizer Recipes

Get your party started with these tasty appetizer recipes from party-savvy cooks all across the country!


Crab Rangoons

Crab Rangoons

By Stephanie Krone
I like being able to make things at home rather than paying for expensive take-out, and...
New Jersey Style Garlic Knots

New Jersey Style Garlic Knots

By Helene Mulvihill
Growing up in NJ this was a favorite of mine at any pizza place! Hard to...
The Real Deal New York Style Pizza

The Real Deal New York Style Pizza

By Tammy Brownlow
I have been trying to master New York Style Pizza Crust for years. I finally...
Chinese Chicken Dumplings With Dippin' Sauce

Chinese Chicken Dumplings with Dippin' Sauce

By barbara lentz
These are time consuming but so yummy. The recipe makes a lot. You can freeze the...
Tropical Cowboy Candy Poured Over A Brick Of Cream Cheese.

Tropical Cowboy Candy

By Cathy Smith
This is just a tropical note on a well known canned candied jalapenos recipe. It is...
Amish Onion Fritters

Amish Onion Fritters

By Lillian Russo
These are delicious onion fritters that I have made many times! This batter would also be...
Sausage Cream Cheese Crescents On A White Platter.

Sausage Cream Cheese Crescents

By Annamaria Settanni McDonald
These are so good and simple. I sometimes with even add a cup of sharp cheddar...
Crock Pot Hot Dog On A Plate With Tooth Picks.

Crock Pot Hot Dogs

By Sheree Beaty
So easy and delicious. You can use hot dogs and cut up yourself or use the...
Finished Breakfast Awaits Casserole.

Breakfast Awaits

By Christina Vasquez
I think the name comes from having to wait a least 8 hours to dig into...
Grandma's Italian Meatballs

Grandma's Italian Meatballs

By Cassie *
My Grandma gave me this recipe years ago.. I keep them stocked up in the freezer and...
A Platter Of The Best Darn Chicken Tenders.

Best Darn Chicken Tenders

By Cassie *
Love these chicken tenders. I've made many tender recipes, but this is my favorite... flavorful, tender...
Skewers Of Honey Mustard Shrimp On A Plate.

Honey Mustard Shrimp on the Bar-B

By Darci Juris
Big fan of shrimp? I am and during the summer, nothing is better than to add...
Basil Tomatoes

Basil Tomatoes

By Judy Sprague
If at all possible, use fresh, homegrown tomatoes - you'll be in heaven!
Bacon Swirls

Bacon Swirls

By Leslie Holt
These make a GREAT appetizer! Easy to make, and quickly gone!
Bud's Homemade Summer Sausage

BUD'S HOMEMADE SUMMER SAUSAGE

By JANE LOUISE
When I married into my husband's family I learned they had a 75 year old tradition...
Beef Jerky -- Homestyle

Beef Jerky -- Homestyle

By Gary Hancq
This is edible Beef Jerky, and the flavor lasts and lasts. It's not overly tough but...
Smoked Mozzarella Fonduta With Diced Tomatoes On Top.

Smoked Mozzarella Fonduta

By Stefanie Wilson
If you've ever been to Olive Garden and had this appetizer, then you know it's wonderful....
A Tray Of Ranch Style Deviled Eggs.

Ranch Style Deviled Eggs

By Kimberly Kay
I love deviled eggs and this is one of my experiments. I hope you enjoy!
A Bite Of Love

A bite of love

By Denny Keller
The first few times I made these I learned to hide the cooked one's until it...
Buffalo Chicken Sliders

Buffalo Chicken Sliders

By Tawni Drmola
These are super easy to make, and you can adjust the heat to your liking, my...
Sweet Chicken Bacon Wraps

Sweet Chicken Bacon Wraps

By Goldie Barnhart
I just love this finger food for watching TV games or at a gathering. This is...
Bacon Wrapped Cream Cheese

Bacon Wrapped Cream Cheese

By V Seward
While cooking & chatting with a good friend, about recipes of course, with our love for...
Mummy Cakes

Mummy Cakes

By Ashley Dawkins
Really simple and a fun twist on the traditional PB&J!!
A Platter Of Oven Baked Buffalo Chicken Wings.

Oven Baked Buffalo Chicken Wings

By Brenda-Lee Barajas
I love chicken wings with a little kick but not really hot. These are just right....
23 Fresh Fruit Desserts

23 Fresh Fruit Desserts


Baking with fruit doesn’t just mean making a fruit cake. It means whipping up muffins bursting with blueberries. Or, cobblers filled with sweet and tart fruit like blueberries, raspberries, strawberries, peaches, and cherries. Love cheesecake? Make it extra special with a homemade strawberry topping. Using fresh fruit in desserts transforms the flavor of the treat. […]

8 Homemade Fried Chicken Recipes

8 Homemade Fried Chicken Recipes


Golden brown crispy skin outside and tender, moist chicken inside, there’s nothing we don’t love about homemade fried chicken. Full of flavor and easy to make, everyone can make homemade fried chicken in their own kitchen. Pair with mashed potatoes, hush puppies and cornbread for one delicious meal! 

11 Patties and Cakes Recipes

11 Patties and Cakes Recipes


Crab cakes, salmon patties, and corn cakes – oh my! There’s nothing easier than patties and cakes to make for dinner. Full of flavor and an old-time favorite, there’s a reason mom always made these growing up. Check out these yummy patties and cakes recipes to make for the family!